Updates from the LiveCode open source community
News & blog posts
- October only: Get a Hacktoberfest t-shirt by contributing to LiveCode: Submit 4 pull requests and get a free Hacktoberfest T-shirt!
- How to get htmltext from the field to display in another field
- Create image from SVG widget
- Converting from unicode to ASCII
- Accessing files on a local network file server - BEST PRACTICE?
- Problem in Repeat Loop
- iOS app erratically freezing up when loading audio files
- Modal stacks cpu usage
- What DNS to use with QUARTZ
- ICS Generation
- Getting URL to Work in specialFolderDocuments
- pushNotificationRegistrationError returning “(null)” in IOS 14
- No longer able to build standalone for iOS since upgrade
- ANN: Piano Widget 1.0 Released (Open Source LCB)
Updates in the LiveCode open source project
7 pull requests were merged since the last issue.
- Fix crash when deleting object target of messages
- [Android Manifest: Allow merging
- TileCache: Add GLES3.x tilecache implementation to iOS and Android
- Ensure commercial debug symbols for Win are copied
Want to get involved in the LiveCode open source project but don’t know where to start?
First read these posts from Trevor DeVore for detailed instructions on:
Note: Any new bug-fixing PRs should be submitted against
Then try one of these:
- (Easy) Docs: Mention that matchText/matchChunk/replaceText all operate as if form-sensitive were true
- (Easy) Dictionary: more examples for IF entry in Dictionary
- (Easy) Dictionary: incorrect description of resizeControl message
- (Easy) Docs: Update the dict entry of the “propertynames”
- (Medium) Add support for unblocking http requests on Android 9+
- (Medium) Add info on manipulating field contents to the User Guide
- (Medium) Applescript “do script” missing from standalone
- (Medium) Make guide outlines in the Dictionary expand/collapse with repeated clicks
- (Medium) Dictionary: The LiveCode Script Guide cannot be searched
- (Medium) Relayer control crashes livecode
- (Medium) Datagrid not protected for drag and drop in project view (labels can get inserted into the DGgrp itself)
- (Hard) Create a LiveCode Community build for Raspberry Pi
- (Hard) Case insensitive matchText returns incorrect result
Contributors this week
Other LiveCode News
This section brings you other interesting news from across the LiveCode universe over the last week. This section may include non OSS projects.
- Livecode S3 library for AWS compatible object store
- Some problems with an old stack that gets regular updates
- Has anyone published an iPhone app that works on iOS 14?
- ITMS-90546: Missing Asset Catalog